Genocide Awareness Lecture Series
Dr. Carol RittnerWednesday, March 6, 2013
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Mabel Brown Room, Young Student Center
Price: Free and open to the Public
Dr. Carol Rittner, RSM, a member of the Mid-Atlantic Community of the Sisters of Mercy, is a Distinguished Professor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies, and the Dr. Marsha Raticoff Grossman Professor of Holocaust Studies at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. She is the author or editor of numerous publications including various scholarly and educational journals about the Holocaust and other genocides of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Her most recent publications include The Holocaust and the Christian World; Will Genocide Ever End? and Learn Teach Prevent: Holocaust Education in the 21st Century. Rape: Weapon of War and Genocide, published in September 2012, is a comparative study of sexual violence as a weapon of genocide. .
Prior to the lecture, we will present the Susan J Herman Award for Leadership in Holocaust and Genocide Awareness. We will hear about "What One Voice Can Do" from each of the 2013 receipents.